Doha Gallery: Wildcards, Diamonds & Parties
From fresh faces to diamond trophies to the player party, there has been a lot going on off the courts of the Qatar Total Open in Doha this week - see all of the best pics right here.
Published February 15, 2013 12:00
Oman's Fatma Al Nabhani was one of three players who received wildcards for the Qatar Total Open.
Heidi El Tabakh, an Egyptian-born Canadian, was also among those who got a wildcard this week.
The third wildcard for the Premier-level event went to teenaged Tunisian rising star Ons Jabeur.
The Qatar Total Open trophy was on display at the official draw ceremony over the weekend.
Al Nabhani was joined by Nadia Petrova and Tamira Paszek at the Qatar Total Open draw ceremony.
Petrova held up the diamond trophy, which goes to the player who wins the tournament three times.
Various trophies from the tournament were on display for the many fans who came through the gates.
The player party took place earlier in the week, with Ana Ivanovic among the many attendees.
Germans Anna-Lena Groenefeld and Angelique Kerber at the Qatar Total Open official player party.
Victoria Azarenka, who spent two weeks training here in the off-season, at the player party.
Maria Sharapova, who has won the Qatar Total Open in both of her previous attempts, at the party.
Agnieszka Radwanska at the party. The World No.4 is the first player to cross 15 wins in 2013.